What is Reading Stars?

  • A fun way to get started with reading. Sharing and talking about books with your child before they start school will help them learn to read and write.

Who can join?

  • Children under 5 who have a Noosa Library Service membership card.

How do I participate?

Sign your child up with their own membership (it’s free!).

  • Register and collect your Reading Stars card.
  • Visit the library, borrow at least 10 books and get your card stamped.
  • Once you have six stamps, collect your prize!

What is the prize?

  • Children aged over 1 receive a First 5 Forever T-shirt.
  • Children under 1 receive a board book “Where is the green sheep?”
  • Prizes are subject to availability.
  • Certificate of achievement.
  • First 100 winners receive an invitation to attend a family celebration. 

 

Find out more

First 5 Forever: early literacy program

http://first5forever.org.au/tips-for-parents/

Raising Children Network: babies play and learning

http://raisingchildren.net.au/play_learning/babies_play_learning.html

Queensland Health: child development guidelines

https://www.health.qld.gov.au/__data/assets/pdf_file/0015/160701/red-flag-a3-poster-banana.pdf